Basement fire damages home

December 28, 2018

Fort Wayne fire investigators are trying to determine the cause of a basement fire that damaged a two-story house this morning.

Neighbors alerted emergency officials about the blaze at 616 Boltz St. and crews arrived at 7:52 a.m. They found heavy smoke coming from the home.

The house was unoccupied and it took 14 minutes to bring the fire under control, according to a news release.

No one was injured.

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